Though only achieving recognition in her later life, Carmen Herrera was deemed by the Observer as the “find of the decade” following a large-scale survey of her work in the UK. Influenced by her formal training in architecture, Carmen Herrera creates geometric, hard edged abstract paintings and is fascinated by interactions between space and color. Her work has largely been associated to the Op Art and Minimalism of artists of the likes… Read more
About the artwork
At an impressive 103-years, Carmen Herrera is one of the oldest contemporary artists working today. Celebrated for its geometric lyricism and vibrant abstractions, her timeless work is the product of tireless dedication to her craft and proves that in spite of her age, Herrera certainly remains in her artistic prime.